Yes. The International Programs Office will pick up exchange students only on the dates indicated.

Approximately $600 USD a month.

Yes, due to the still ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, it is required for international students planning on traveling to Mexico to have health insurance with COVID-19 coverage and also arrive in the country with a negative PCR test.

Directly with the International Programs Office. Please request accommodation at least one month before arrival.

CETYS University does not have student residences. Students can live in family homes, or rent a room or apartment.

No, however, it is required for international students from non-partner universities to pay full tuition.

Typically, an exchange student will take 5 courses during his/her semester stay at CETYS University. Courses at the undergraduate level are typically 4 hours per week, for a total of 64 hours. A four-hour course equals 8 credits. 8 credits (1 course) = 5 ECTS to 6 ECTS.

The exchange program for international students in CETYS is open to all students currently enrolled in an accredited college or university.

The following documents must be made available: Proof of Spanish language studies (when selecting courses in Spanish) Official academic records (transcripts) Letter of recommendation from the academic coordinator Letter of intent Learning agreement Valid passport copy

Course language: Spanish (some classes may be offered in English)


  •       Business
  •       Law
  •       Engineering
  •       Psychology

Grading system:

  •       70 – 100: Regular to Excellent
  •       69 or less: Insufficient

Course load:

  •       5 max

Language courses:

  •        Spanish (Intensive)

English Courses Available

CETYS focuses on diverse aspects of student life, with a comprehensive educational model you will find a student environment ideal to pursue your academic interests, face challenges, hobbies, culture, sports, leadership, among many others.


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